Nvidia GeForce Game Ready Driver 516.40 WHQL Update


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Nvidia recently updated its GeForce Game Ready Driver to 516.40 WHQL. The latest patch includes support for Fall Guys: Free For All and brings DLSS and Ray-Tracing support for Jurassic World Evolution 2, ICARUS, and Resident Evils 2, 3, and 7. This update also brings one-click optimization to multiple titles and corrects several known bugs. Below is Nvidia’s press release along with a download link.

Nvidia GeForce Game Ready Driver 516.40 WHQL

Game Ready for Fall Guys: Free for All

This new Game Ready Driver provides the best day-0 gaming experience for Fall Guy: Free for All. In addition, this new Game Ready Driver offers support for the latest releases and updates including the addition of NVIDIA Reflex in ICARUS and the introduction of ray tracing to Jurassic World Evolution 2, Resident Evil 2, Resident Evil 3, and Resident Evil 7.

Game Ready For RTX Tech Updates In 5 Popular Games

  • Jurassic World Evolution 2: Frontier’s critically acclaimed dinosaur park sim released late last year with support for NVIDIA DLSS. Yesterday, a new game update launched alongside the Jurassic World Evolution 2: Dominion Biosyn Expansion, introducing Ray-Traced Ambient Occlusion (RTAO) effects, making dinosaurs and your carefully-crafted dino parks look even better.
  • ICARUS: RocketWerkz’s 8-player co-op PvE survival game is introducing support for NVIDIA Reflex this month, making gameplay more responsive by reducing end-to-end system latency. Learn more here.
  • Resident Evil 2, 3 & 7: Capcom has returned to the much-loved Resident Evil 2, Resident Evil 3, and Resident Evil 7 Biohazard PC releases to add Ray-Traced Global Illumination (RTGI) and Ray-Traced Reflections in a series of free updates, making each game more immersive and realistic. Download the updates today and experience the games at their best with GeForce RTX graphics cards, desktops and laptops, and our new Game Ready Driver.

New Games Supported By GeForce Experience’s Optimal Settings

GeForce Experience’s one-click optimal settings enable you to instantly configure game options for your system’s hardware, giving you smooth, optimized gameplay. Over 1000 titles are supported, and since our last driver release we’ve added support for 9 more:

  • Dolmen
  • Evil Dead: The Game
  • Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach
  • My Time At Sandrock
  • Paradise Killer
  • Sniper Elite 5
  • V Rising
  • Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong
  • Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate – Daemonhunters

Fixed Issues

  • [Enscape] Shadows may not be rendered correctly. [3530584]
  • [Advanced Optimus] Brightness settings are not getting applied correctly on certain Lenovo notebooks. [3497181]
  • Club 3D CAC-1085 dongle limited to maximum resolution of 4K at 60Hz. [3542678]

Known Issues

  • Toggling HDR on and off in-game causes game stability issues when non-native resolution is used. [3624030]
  • [GeForce RTX 3090 Ti] HP Reverb G2/Oculus Rift S/Pimax 8Kx is not detected. [3623293][3632289][3626116]
  • Videos played back in Microsoft Edge may appear green if NVIDIA Image Scaling is enabled upon resuming from hibernate or booting with fastboot. [3624218]
  • [DirectX 12] Shadowplay recordings may appear over exposed when Use HDR is enabled from the Windows display settings. [200742937]
  • [Assassin’s Creed Origins] Game displays flicker when character is under water near a boat.[3642655]
  • Monitor may briefly flicker on waking from display sleep if DSR/DLDSR is enabled. [3592260]

Package Contents

  • HD Audio Driver — 1.3.39.3
  • NVIDIA PhysX System Software — 9.21.0713
  • GeForce Experience — 3.25.1.27
  • CUDA — 11.7
  • DCH NVIDIA Control Panel — 8.1.962.0
Driver Compatibility
DESKTOP
NVIDIA TITANNVIDIA TITAN RTX, NVIDIA TITAN V, NVIDIA TITAN Xp, NVIDIA TITAN X (Pascal), GeForce GTX TITAN X
GeForce RTX 30GeForce RTX 3090 Ti, GeForce RTX 3090, GeForce RTX 3080 Ti, GeForce RTX 3080 (10GB/12GB), GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, GeForce RTX 3070, GeForce RTX 3060 Ti, GeForce RTX 3060, GeForce RTX 3050
GeForce RTX 20GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2080, GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2070, GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2060 12GB, GeForce RTX 2060
GeForce 16GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER, GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER, GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, GeForce GTX 1660, GeForce GTX 1650
GeForce 10GeForce GTX 1080 Ti, GeForce GTX 1080, GeForce GTX 1070 Ti, GeForce GTX 1070, GeForce GTX 1060, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, GeForce GTX 1050, GeForce GT 1030, GeForce GT 1010
GeForce 900GeForce GTX 980 Ti, GeForce GTX 980, GeForce GTX 970, GeForce GTX 960, GeForce GTX 950
GeForce 700GeForce GTX 750 Ti, GeForce GTX 750, GeForce GTX 745 (All Maxwell GPUs)
MOBILE
GeForce RTX 30GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3070 Ti Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3050 Laptop GPU
GeForce RTX 20GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2080, GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2070, GeForce RTX 2060
GeForce MXGeForce MX450, GeForce MX350, GeForce MX330, GeForce MX250, GeForce MX230, GeForce MX150, GeForce MX130, GeForce MX110
GeForce GTX 16GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, GeForce GTX 1650 Ti, GeForce GTX 1650
GeForce 10GeForce GTX 1080, GeForce GTX 1070, GeForce GTX 1060, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, GeForce GTX 1050
GeForce 900MGeForce GTX 980, GeForce GTX 980M, GeForce GTX 970M, GeForce GTX 965M, GeForce GTX 960M, GeForce GTX 950M, GeForce 945M, GeForce 940MX, GeForce 930MX, GeForce 920MX, GeForce 940M, GeForce 930M
GeForce 800MGeForce GTX 860M, GeForce GTX 850M, GeForce 845M, GeForce 840M, GeForce 830M

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Nvidia recently updated its GeForce Game Ready Driver to 516.40 WHQL. The latest patch includes support for Fall Guys: Free For All and brings DLSS and Ray-Tracing support for Jurassic World Evolution 2, ICARUS, and Resident Evils 2, 3, and 7. This update also brings one-click optimization to multiple titles and corrects several known bugs. Below is Nvidia's press release along with a download link.

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